Coin purse

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Culture/People
probably Oglala Lakota [Pine Ridge] (attributed)
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
Object Name
Coin purse
Media/Materials
Deerhide/deerskin, glass bead/beads
Techniques
Sewn, loom beadwork
Dimensions
9.5 x 6.7 x 1.1 cm
Object Type
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place
Pine Ridge, Pine Ridge Reservation; Oglala Lakota County; South Dakota; USA
Date created
circa 1960
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from an unknown source at an unknown date; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
25/5749
Barcode
255749.000
See related items
Oglala Lakota [Pine Ridge]
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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